- 'Blind Massage' big Golden Horse winner in Taiwan
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Saturday - 11/22/2014 - 11:32 PM
A Chinese-French film about blind masseurs and Chinese actor and director Chen Jianbin scooped the most accolades at Taiwan's 51st Golden Horse movie awards.
- As Cosby allegations spiral, fallout mounts
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Saturday - 11/22/2014 - 01:35 PM
Since renewed allegations of sexual assault erupted in late October, Bill Cosby has seen a career resurgence begin to crumble. Here's what's happened since Oct. 31:
- Hitler watercolor sold for $162,000 at auction
Associated Press, Saturday - 11/22/2014 - 01:26 PM
A watercolor of Munich's old city hall painted by Adolf Hitler a century ago has been sold for 130,000 euros ($162,000) at an auction in Germany.
- 'Wizard of Oz' Cowardly Lion costume up for sale
Associated Press, Friday - 11/21/2014 - 09:40 PM
Bert Lahr's Cowardly Lion costume from the classic film "The Wizard of Oz" is up for sale.
- Yo-Yo Ma, new BSO director hold joint performance
Daily Oklahoman, Thursday - 11/20/2014 - 02:53 PM
Yo-Yo Ma and Andris Nelsons finally got a chance to make some beautiful music together. Ma, the internationally acclaimed cellist, and Nelsons, the Boston Symphony Orchestra's new music director, have joined forces for their first BSO performance together. The pair rehearsed Thursday ahead of an evening performance kicking off a sold-out, three-concert series featuring Prokofiev's Symphony Concerto for cello and orchestra. The Latvian-born Nelsons is the 15th music director in the BSO's history, and at age 36, he's the youngest in more than a century.
- Handler apologizes for watermelon joke at awards
Daily Oklahoman, Thursday - 11/20/2014 - 02:02 PM
Daniel Handler is apologizing for comments made at the National Book Awards that have been criticized as racist. The author sometimes known as "Lemony Snicket" hosted Wednesday night's ceremony in Manhattan, where one of the winners was Jacqueline Woodson's "Brown Girl Dreaming.
- Hollywood pays tribute to Mike Nichols
Associated Press, Thursday - 11/20/2014 - 12:09 PM
In a career that spanned over six decades across all entertainment genres, Mike Nichols collaborated with and influenced an array of show business legends. Here, friends and peers remember Nichols, who died Thursday at 83:
- NBC scraps Cosby television project
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Wednesday - 11/19/2014 - 04:47 PM
NBC says it has scrapped a Bill Cosby comedy that was under development, the second outlet within a day to put off or abandon a Cosby project as another sexual assault allegati…
- Steve Carell vows not to 'play it safe anymore'
Associated Press, Wednesday - 11/19/2014 - 10:45 AM
Long before Steve Carell was showered in acclaim for his startling transformation into John du Pont for the true-crime drama "Foxcatcher," he was walking home from set, commiserating with co-star Mark Ruffalo.
- Adrien Brody fashion forward for Pirelli calendar
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Wednesday - 11/19/2014 - 08:32 AM
Adrien Brody has long had a flair for fashion, but don't mistake the beard the actor is currently sporting as a bow to trend. It's for his latest movie role as Holy Roman Emperor …
- Reality-based networks reaching into scripted TV
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Wednesday - 11/19/2014 - 12:47 AM
Can a zebra change its stripes?
- Prague wall dedicated to John Lennon painted over
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Tuesday - 11/18/2014 - 09:32 AM
Prague's colorful wall dedicated to the memory of John Lennon has been painted over.
- Director Jolie wants 'Unbroken' to be tale of hope
Associated Press, Tuesday - 11/18/2014 - 09:15 AM
Angelina Jolie says she took on the challenge of filming "Unbroken," which has defeated many before her, because she wanted to create a story of hope.